Gwar Frontman's Death Due to Heroin Overdose
Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 06.03.2014
Dave Brockie's cause of death revealed...
Gwar frontman Dave Brockie's passing in March was due to a heroin overdose. The Virginia medical examiner's office revealed (via Billboard) that Brockie died of accidental overdose of the drug. Brockie, stage name Oderus Urungus, was found dead in his home in Richmond, Virginia on March 23rd at the age of fifty.
The band was founded in 1984 and has toured the world, with Brockie a member of the band since its inception.